Tag Archives: WatchGuard

New WatchGuard research reveals traditional anti-malware solutions miss nearly 75% of threats

 WatchGuard Technologies’ latest Internet Security Report shows that 74% of threats detected last quarter were zero day malware, capable of circumventing conventional signature-based antivirus solutions at the time of the malware release. The report also found that network attacks surged, with a 21% increase compared to the previous quarter and the highest volume since early 2018. With WatchGuard appliances detecting more than 4 million network attacks, corporate …

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WatchGuard Appoints Miguel Carrero to Service Provider Go-To-Market Team

WatchGuard Technologies has appointed cybersecurity and service provider veteran, Miguel Carrero, as vice president of Strategic Accounts. In this role, Miguel is responsible for leading the growth and expansion of the company’s global effort to target, onboard and manage partnerships with strategic accounts including multi-national service providers and managed security service providers (MSSPs). “Miguel has had a long and successful career and is widely recognised for his security and technology expertise, sales and go-to-market experience, leadership acumen, and collaborative mentality,” …

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Users will revolt over smart device privacy says WatchGuard

2021 will mark a tipping point when consumers will begin to fully-understand and revolt against the privacy concerns associated with smart and connected devices, says WatchGuard Technologies. Security analysts at WatchGuard believe that users will start to push back against vendors of IoT devices that collect personal data and will …

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PCR’s guide to the latest security software

Where you’re looking to protect your consumer devices or a whole company, here’s our pick of the best cybersecurity software on the market… BullGuard Premium Protection “BullGuard Premium Protection protects PCs, Macs and Android devices with one license. It includes all the features found within BullGuard Internet Security but also …

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PCR’s guide to the latest security hardware

From encrypted storage devices to home security products and more, here are some of the best security hardware solutions available… Seagate SkyHawk Surveillance Hard Drives “Designed for AI Surveillance, the Seagate SkyHawk Surveillance Hard Drives have 24×7 workloads that can leverage up to 16TB with drives designed for DVR and …

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WatchGuard launches ruggedised network security appliance for harsh environments

WatchGuard Technologies has released its new Firebox T35-R industrially hardened, network security appliance. The T35-R allows midmarket businesses, distributed enterprises and the managed service providers to extend WatchGuard’s security services and performance beyond traditional office and data centre settings to protect against malware, intrusions and other threats in the harshest environments. “As cyber criminals set their sights on the …

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Purdicom to distribute WatchGuard’s enterprise-grade security services

WatchGuard Technologies has signed a UK distribution agreement with Oxfordshire-based Purdicom, which specialises in delivering networking, wireless and cloud-based solutions. WatchGuard’s security technology incorporates a full suite of services needed to provide enterprise-grade security to mid-sized organisations, including: advanced services for protecting against evolving malware, ransomware and data breaches, as …

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